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England bowlers took huge lessons from New Zealand tour, says skipper Root

12 December, 2019 12:23 pm 12:23 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – England’s bowlers will have learned a lot from their series defeat to New Zealand, particularly in terms of how to battle through adversity on flat wickets, which will stand them in good stead for the tour of South Africa, captain Joe Root has said. The England attack were heavily criticized in media … Read More


England in strong position as New Zealand reach 96-2 in second Test

12 December, 2019 8:32 am 8:32 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and senior batsman Ross Taylor loom as the key wickets England need to capture to win the second Test as the hosts finished the fourth day on 96-2 at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Monday. Williamson was on 37, while Taylor was 31 as New Zealand head … Read More


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Root, Burns score tons, take England to striking distance of New Zealand to...

12 December, 2019 11:18 am 11:18 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Joe Root ended a poor run of form when he scored his 17th Test century and led England to 269-5 before rain ended play early on the third day of the second Test against New Zealand at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Sunday. Rory Burns (101) also scored his second Test century … Read More


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Mitchell, Watling score half centuries as New Zealand build

11 November, 2019 10:09 am 10:09 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Daryl Mitchell scored his first test half-century in his debut match as New Zealand continued to thwart England in the second test at Seddon Park in Hamilton, reaching 315-6 at tea on the second day on Saturday. Mitchell brought up his milestone when he rocked back and pulled a short Ben Stokes … Read More


Latham, scores, ton, rain, first day, early, 2nd Test, England

Latham scores ton before rain ends first day early in 2nd Test against Engl...

11 November, 2019 8:00 am 8:00 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand’s Tom Latham managed to score his 11th Test century before heavy rain washed out the final session of the first day of the second test between against England at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Friday. Jofra Archer bowled three deliveries of the 55th over with New Zealand unable to add … Read More


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England fast bowler Archer says he was subjected to racial abuse

11 November, 2019 4:00 pm 4:00 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – The England and New Zealand cricket boards launched a probe on Monday after England fast bowler Jofra Archer said he was subjected to racial insults by a spectator while batting during the final day of the opening test at Bay Oval. New Zealand cruised to an innings and 65-run win over England … Read More


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England strike early in New Zealand innings in first test

11 November, 2019 9:51 am 9:51 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Jeet Raval and Kane Williamson were rebuilding New Zealand’s innings after the loss of opener Tom Latham for eight as the hosts reached 50-1 at tea on the second day of the first test against England at Bay Oval on Friday. Williamson was 23 not out while opener Raval was on 10 … Read More


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Kane treble as England demolish Montenegro to book Euro 2020 spot

11 November, 2019 9:52 am 9:52 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Harry Kane scored a first half hat-trick as England booked their place in the finals of Euro 2020 as group winners with a crushing 7-0 victory over Montenegro at Wembley Stadium. England lead Group A on 18 points with one game remaining and can now look forward to next year’s tournament in … Read More


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England clinch T20I series after another Super Over

11 November, 2019 1:02 pm 1:02 pm

AUCKLAND (92 News) – Reopening memories of the epic ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 final in July this year, England trumped New Zealand after a Super Over once again – this time in the deciding T20I of the five-match series at Auckland’s Eden Park. Early showers delayed the toss, truncating the game to 11-overs-a-side. … Read More


Woman, dies, downpours, floods, central, northern, England

Woman dies as downpours bring floods across central and northern England

11 November, 2019 8:43 pm 8:43 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – A woman was found dead in flood water on Friday after severe storms brought a month’s rainfall in less than 24 hours to parts of central and northern England. Police said the woman’s body had been found near a stretch of the River Derwent near the town of Darley Dale in Derbyshire. … Read More


Former England skipper Hartley announces his retirement

11 November, 2019 11:51 pm 11:51 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Former England captain and Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley announced his retirement on Thursday after failing to recover from a knee injury that cost him a place in the Rugby World Cup squad. Hartley, 33, led England to back-to-back Six Nations triumphs in 2016 and 2017 but has not played since suffering … Read More


South Africa dominate England to win third Rugby World Cup

11 November, 2019 5:38 pm 5:38 pm

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – South Africa laid the groundwork with traditional Springbok rugby and finished off an out-gunned England side with two superbly-taken late tries to win the World Cup for the third time courtesy of a convincing 32-12 victory on Saturday. Wingers Makazole Mapimpi and Cheslin Kolbe crossed in the last 15 minutes for South … Read More


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England dominate New Zealand to make Rugby World Cup final

10 October, 2019 3:36 pm 3:36 pm

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) — England advanced to the Rugby World Cup final and their first since 2007 after they produced a dominant performance to record a 19-7 win over two-time defending champions New Zealand in their semi-final at Yokohama Stadium on Saturday. The result ended the All Blacks 18-match winning streak at the tournament after they … Read More


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England thrash Bulgaria after game halted over racist abuse

10 October, 2019 9:41 am 9:41 am

SOFIA (Reuters) – England bounced back from their first tournament qualifying defeat for 10 years with a 6-0 thrashing of toothless Bulgaria on Monday in a Euro 2020 Group A clash marred by racist incidents in the first half that stopped the game. The match at the Vasil Levski stadium was temporarily halted by the … Read More


Czechs, upset, England, end, 10-year, run, Euro 2020 qualifiers

Czechs upset England to end 10-year run in Euro 2020 qualifiers

10 October, 2019 12:00 pm 12:00 pm

PRAGUE (Reuters) – England suffered their first tournament qualifying defeat for 10 years when they lost 2-1 away to the Czech Republic in their Euro 2020 qualifying Group A clash on Friday. It was a fully deserved win for the Czechs. They played with verve and determination against a sluggish England who delivered their worst … Read More